razz v : harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie" [syn: tease, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, twit, rally, ride]
EtymologyFrom an alteration of raspberry.
- Tease playfully; heckle.
Razz may refer to:
Bronx cheer, banter, bird, boo, booing, catcall, chaff, deride, fool, grin at, haze, hiss, hissing, hold in derision, hoot, jape, jest, jive, joke, jolly, josh, kid, laugh at, laugh to scorn, lout, make fun of, make game of, make merry with, mock, needle, pan, pillory, point at, poke fun at, pooh, pooh-pooh, put on, put one on, quiz, rag, rally, raspberry, rib, ride, ridicule, roast, scout, smile at, snicker at, snigger at, taunt, tease, the bird, twit